Vallee de Chaudefour, Chambon-sur-Lac

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#4 of 9 in Nature in Puy-de-Dome
The national nature reserve, Vallee de Chaudefour, is one of three glacial valleys radiating from the Sancy Mountains, known for its alpine flora and its sharp and dramatic dykes. A well-known dent called "La Dent de la Rancune" (Dent of the Grudge) and a well-known crest called "À la Crête du Coq et au loin l'Aiguille au Moine (Crest at Rooster off the Aiguille Moine). Come to this beautiful natural landscape for summer and winter activities, including downhill skiing, snowshoeing, hiking, fitness, heritage tours, and visual animations. Use our Chambon-sur-Lac itinerary planner to visit Vallee de Chaudefour on your trip to Chambon-sur-Lac, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • August 12, 2017
    Great ride for all ages, landscapes breathtaking, beautiful waterfalls of the well-kept and shady trails A must see
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  • August 11, 2017
    Wonderful location, an easy hike in a Valley sublime in the hollow of a circus dominated by the Puy de Sancy.
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  • August 3, 2017
    We made the Trek of the ridges in family (11-14 years) it takes 6 hours with the poses but well worth the money. Great view and wild beauty. To make absolutely. Short stop at the source of ferruginous to drink. Good ride
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